Missing Uitenhage man located by PE and Uitenhage K9 Search and Rescue Unit

MAY 10, 2016

The Port Elizabeth and Uitenhage K9 Search and Rescue Unit on Tuesday said they manged to locate a missing 30-year-old forestry worker, after he went missing on Monday.

"He was feeling ill and was supposed to get a lift back to town," Eastern Cape police said.

"At 14:00, he was found alive about 5km from the place he was last seen. The man was disoriented and dehydrated."

A Metro Aeromed chopper assisted with medical support.

"It's believed he got lost after bad weather hit the area."